Tomatoes Are Fruit, But The Supreme Court Once Ruled That They’re Vegetables (Cool Weird Awesome 768)

Today in 1893, the highest court in the land made a controversial ruling that would profoundly affect Americans to this day: the US Supreme Court ruled that the tomato was a vegetable.

By |2024-05-10T08:19:17-04:00May 10, 2022|Categories: Cool Weird Awesome, Podcasts|Tags: , , , , , , |

People Will Buy “Ugly” Veggies – If Grocers Call Them Ugly (Cool Weird Awesome 498)

Plus: if you're weary of remote meetings, a new web tool called Zoom Escaper may help you get a break.

By |2024-03-17T14:14:05-04:00March 17, 2021|Categories: Cool Weird Awesome, Podcasts|Tags: , , , |

How Do We Talk To Voyager 1 and 2 When They’re So Far Away? (Cool Weird Awesome 254)

The way we send those commands to Voyagers 1 and 2 is pretty basic, but with twists to make up for the extremely long distance.

By |2024-03-09T09:55:16-05:00March 9, 2020|Categories: Cool Weird Awesome, Podcasts|Tags: , , , , |

Vegetable Displays Are The New Black (Cool Weird Awesome 85)

Veggies are good for us - but some households can’t buy them, and others don’t want to. What is it that will get eaters more interested in buying and eating their vegetables? One answer may be: the color black.

By |2021-07-29T12:29:24-04:00July 17, 2019|Categories: Cool Weird Awesome, Podcasts|Tags: , , |
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